Average Salary for James McHugh Construction Employees

Based in Chicago, Ill.,construction player James McHugh Construction offers many employment opportunities, including Construction Project Manager and Project Engineer positions. The median income for James McHugh Construction employees is $76K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at James McHugh Construction fluctuate depending on your experience level; what you do at the company also matters, but to a lesser degree. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Chicago, Illinois 


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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $56K annually. The largest slice of the James McHugh Construction workforce (40 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, around $82K per year.


Construction Project Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $82K annually — though Project Engineers also do fairly well at about $68K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

First Aid Administrators earn $96K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Project Management Certificate Holders with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at $82K per year. At James McHugh Construction, employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) receive the highest salaries at $62K.


When it comes to skills, Contractor Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $85K annually. Project Management is a popular skill in the James McHugh Construction workforce; a fair number of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Other skills in demand are Construction Estimating, Budget Management, and Scheduling.

Benefits and Perks

The larger part of employees allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. For the vast majority of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a fair number of workers get dental coverage, too.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
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